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+ Black Eagles

+ Black Eagles

Large Mixed Cast

Leslie Lee Published by Samuel French Inc
9780573693014

** 25% DISCOUNT ** This is an extraordinary drama about the Tuskegee airmen, America's first black fighter pilots The play opens at a reception honoring the airmen and Gen. Colin Powell As the elderly…

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+ Father Comes Home from the Wars

+ Father Comes Home from the Wars

Large Mixed Cast

Suzan-Lori Parks Published by Theatre Communications Group
9781559365000

++ 25% DISCOUNT ++ "The finest work yet from this gifted writer" ~ The New York Times The stunning first installment of a new American Odyssey, set over the course of the Civil War, and penned by Pulitzer…

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+ Rachel

+ Rachel

Large Mixed Cast

Angelina Weld Grimke Published by Oberon
9781783191871

++ 10% DISCOUNT ++ "Today, we colored men and women, everywhere - are up against it ... In the South, they make it as impossible as they can for us to get educated. In the North, they make a pretence of…

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+ The Brothers Size

+ The Brothers Size

3 Male, 0 Female

Tarell Alvin McCraney Published by Dramatists Play Service
9780822226734

++ 25% DISCOUNT ++ In the Louisiana bayou, big brother Ogun Size is hardworking and steady Younger brother Oshoosi is just out of prison and aimless Elegba, Oshoosi's old prison-mate, is a mysterious complication…

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+ The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin

+ The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin

Large Mixed Cast

Kirsten Childs Published by Dramatists Play Service

++ 25% DISCOUNT ++ What's a black girl from sunny Southern California to do? White people are blowing up black girls in Birmingham churches Black people are shouting "Black is beautiful!" while straightening…

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8 Hotels

8 Hotels

2 Male, 2 Female

Nicholas Wright Published by Nick Hern Books
9781848428553

Celebrated actor, singer and political campaigner Paul Robeson is touring the United States of America as Othello His Desdemona is the brilliant young actress Uta Hagen Her husband, the Broadway star Josť…

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A Heart Divided

A Heart Divided

5 Male, 1 Female

Cherie Bennett & Jeff Gottesfeld Published by Dramatic Publishing
H89

The Confederate flag - historical icon or racist symbol? This thought-provoking and gripping play sheds new light on a controversy that continues to divide the American heart When Kate's liberal-minded…

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A Life

A Life

1 Male, 3 Female

Anne L. Peters Published by Dramatic Publishing
L73

A Life is the story of Eunice, a feisty Jamaican woman, who refuses to go gently into her twilight years Eunice is 74 years old and recuperating from a heart attack - two factors that cause her daughter…

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A Little Lower than the Angels

A Little Lower than the Angels

4 Male, 3 Female

David Christner Published by Cyberpress

The major role that Rhode Island played in the American slave trade between 1725 and 1807 is a historical fact During this period, the infamous trade triangle of distilled rum for African slaves for West…

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A Midnight Cry - The Underground Railroad to Freedom

A Midnight Cry - The Underground Railroad to Freedom

8 Male, 6 Female

James DeVita Published by Dramatic Publishing
ME2

This moving musical drama is inspired by the true story of a young slave's journey to freedom through the Underground Railroad Whisperings of a railroad helping slaves across to the free states seem too…

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